Construction Laboratory Engineer

Bachelor's Degree   Balkh, Afghanistan Full Time 542
Date Posted:May 4, 2020
Closing Date:Jun 4, 2020
Work Type:Full Time
Number of Vacancies:1
Functional Area:Construction Management,Engineering,Civil Engineering
Salary Range:As per company salary scale
Years of Experience:3 Years
Contract Duration:1 year(s)
Extension Possibility:Yes
Contract Type:Long-term
Probation Period:3 months
Required Languages:Dari,Pashto,English

About Aria Middle East Geo-technical Engineering Services Company:


Aria Middle East Geotechnical Engineering Services Comapany is Construction Material Testing Laboratory established in 2013 at Mazar I Sharif City.

Job Summary:

This is Construction related job

Duties & Responsibilities:

1. Support Procurement department in procuring construction lab equipment including spare parts

2. Trouble shooting of lab equipment, tools and machinery

3. On the job coaching and training of construction lab technicians and supervisors.

4. The Laboratory Technician will be responsible for Quality Assurance and Quality Control testing of construction material ensure that tests are performed as per defined method and SOPs regulated by the Laboratory and all equipment and instrument are properly maintained and functioning.

5. Perform testing of raw construction material including soil, aggregate, asphalt and Portland cement concrete.

6. Read and understand all analysis and safety standards in English, including ASTM, UOP, IP and other well-defined analytical standards and procedures used in the laboratory.

7. Setting up, adjusting and operating laboratory equipment in accordance with applicable standards and sound laboratory practice.

8. Analyzes construction material as well as Quality Control samples to verify conformity to specifications and documents each test result and maintain neat, complete, and accurate records.

9. Perform analytical tests from in accordance with applicable standards and sound laboratory practice as per approved SOPs.

Job Location:

Afghanistan, Balkh


1. Bachelor/Master Degree in Civil Engineering / Geotechnical Engineering

2. At least 5 years of work experience of installation, calibration and conducting tests at the construction laboratory.

3. Excellent communication skills with the ability to resolve issues as they arise

Knowledge of MS office,

Knowledge of inspection and quality control methods, techniques and equipment

Knowledge lab equipment troubleshooting and corrective maintenance

4. Having knowledge of SOPs and ISO certificates, ASTM and AASHTO codes

5. Preferably conducted on the job training for lab technician on the method of installation, calibration, operation and maintenance and conducting tests of construction material.

6. Familiar with reputed and different brands of construction lab equipment, tools and machineries.

7. Approved record keeping and documentation methods, procedures, and techniques

8. Standards and methods of materials testing and materials inspection

9. Be able to deal with a hot working environment

10. Function at high level without distraction during work hours.

11. Learn and implement new and evolving test methods and equipment

Submission Guideline:

Please send your resume to the following email address:

Submission Email:,